UFC fight predictions and analysis
CAGERANK PREDICTION Who will win - Assad vs Larchet

1,314

CageRank

WINNER
Larchet

prediction

BY Submission ROUND 1

prediction
85% chance Larchet
WILL WIN

1,621

CageRank

WINNER
Differences What advantages does each fighter have?
Advantages for Thibaud Larchet
Much better submission defense 7.9 vs 6.1 Around 30% better avoiding and escaping submissions; less likely to have to tap
Fast finishes 7.8 vs 6.8 More than 15% better at finishing the fight quickly; minimize risk of injury or loss
Much better submission offense 7.5 vs 6.7 More than 10% better at securing submissions; more ways to win
Puts up a fight 7.8 vs 6.5 Around 20% better defense against being finished quickly; can fight into late rounds
Significantly heavier hands 7.5 vs 6.9 Around 10% better at knocking out good defenders
Stronger jaw 7.9 vs 7.7 Almost the same
Advantages for Soufian Assad
From what we can tell, Thibaud Larchet dominates Soufian Assad in every way.
Larchet on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Assad’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Thibaud
Larchet
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Larchet has a reasonable chance to win by knockout
Average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Larchet has a very good chance of winning by submission
Average
Submission ability
vs
Poor
Resistance
Decision
Larchet is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
Assad on the attack Our prediction about how he’ll perform against Larchet’s defensive skills
Predictions For
Soufian
Assad
If he wins, how will it go down?
Knockout
Assad is unlikely to win by knockout
Below average
Knockout ability
vs
Average
Jaw
Submission
Assad is unlikely to win by submission
Below average
Submission ability
vs
Good
Resistance
Decision
Assad is unlikely to win by decision
Below average
Scoring ability
vs
Average
Scoring ability
OFFENSE Who’s better on the attack?

knockouts

Who's better at knocking out opponents?
fighter Larchet 7.5
fighter Assad 6.9
Great knockouts by Larchet
Round 1 Jun 03, 2017 vs Kerr
Round 2 Feb 15, 2014 vs Ceda
Round 1 Jan 25, 2014 vs Alary

submissions

Who can finish it on the ground?
fighter Larchet 7.5
fighter Assad 6.7
Great submissions by Larchet
Round 1 Nov 29, 2014 vs Conte
Round 1 Jan 11, 2014 vs Soidrou
Round 1 Dec 14, 2013 vs Assad

Fast finishes

Who can end the fight faster?
fighter Larchet 7.8
fighter Assad 6.8
Fast finishes by Larchet
469 seconds Feb 15, 2014 vs Ceda
105 seconds Jan 11, 2014 vs Soidrou
299 seconds Dec 14, 2013 vs Assad
Fight History Who won last time these two fought?
Winnner
Prediction
CageRank Before
CageRank After
team
VS
team
XR1 SUB
XR2 SUB
1,4551,500
1,4111,544
Cage Rank Over Time See how Cage Rank changes with each fight
legend Larchet
legend Assad
Comments Who do you think is a better fighter, and why?
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